Side Dish Recipes

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From mashed potatoes to pasta salad, find all your side dish needs here! Let's face it, sometimes the sides make the meal. To honor our love of sides, we have an infinite collection of recipes that can accompany any central ingredient. Hopefully your main dish won't get too jealous!

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Pesto

Pesto

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The pesto is fantastic in pasta dishes. For a great appetizer or snack add two tablespoons to 1.5 cups of hummus mix well and serve with vegetables and pita bread. If you are hardcore you can throw on a toga and make this with a huge mortar and pestle…

Refried Beans

Refried Beans

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This is a pretty basic recipe, but it can be adjusted at about every step. You can add peppers or change out the fat or change the beans. Mixing in cheese at the end is also pretty tasty. You can pretty much throw in just about anything you have laying…

Broccoli with Bacon

Broccoli with Bacon

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it's easy for rookie (like me!! ^^), and you can serve for one to a feast.

Hummus

Hummus

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I used to pay big money to get good hummus and then I started making my own. Not only did it taste better, but it's so much cheaper that I don't buy the pre-made stuff any longer.

Peach Gazpacho

Peach Gazpacho

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This is a delightful "smoothie in a bowl" with spicy accents of allspice and cinnamon. At Moss Mountain Inn we serve this as a first course fruit accompaniment to a variety of muffins and breads.

Corn and Black Bean Salad

Corn and Black Bean Salad

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I have a quick and easy salad to share with you. It takes just five minutes to prepare. It’s the perfect salad to serve for a summer picnic or at a holiday buffet, it would be great served with ham. It’s pretty flexible, too.

Caprese Salad in a Glass

Caprese Salad in a Glass

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Caprese Salad is a traditional salad, usually served on it is own or as a side dish but this time I have used it in small quantities as an appetizer, to be held in your hand and to be eaten with a little spoon.

Quinoa Pomegranate Goat Cheese Salad

Quinoa Pomegranate Goat Cheese Salad

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I make large batches of quinoa salad like this one on Sundays so that I have a weeks worth of healthy lunches to get me through the week.

Summer Fruit Salad with Creamy Lime Dressing

Summer Fruit Salad with Creamy Lime Dressing

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This tangy, creamy fruit salad celebrates summer's bounty of strawberries, blueberries, and cantaloupe. It's refreshing, with the perfect balance of sweet fruit and tart dressing.

Strawberry, Goat Cheese and Quinoa Salad

Strawberry, Goat Cheese and Quinoa Salad

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The key to this salad is to cook the quinoa the right way: rinse, drain, toast in a dry pan, not too much water (MUCH less than rice, for 1 cup quinoa use only 1.5 cups water), simmer in a pot with a vented lid for 16 minutes. This will give you fluffy NO…

Spicy Vegan Vegetarian Guacamole

Spicy Vegan Vegetarian Guacamole

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I love this simple guacamole for when im in a hurry and need to whip up a quick snack, or when unexpected guests pop by. Only takes a few minutes and is great dish for a hot summer day.

Cauliflower Salad

Cauliflower Salad

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A very Healthy Salad. And very easy to make

Tofu Salad

Tofu Salad

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This is a homy, inexpensive, healthy meal that's better in summer. I hope you like this dish.

Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Salad

Heirloom Tomato and Avocado Salad

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Simple and delicious can't get any easier or better! Take advantage of summer's luscious heirlooms and creamy avocados for a most delectable salad.

Cream of Anything Soup Substitute Mix

Cream of Anything Soup Substitute Mix

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This mix is quick and easy to put together and can be used as a substitute for any can of condensed Cream of ___ soup that you may need in any recipe. For more great ideas and recipes, check out www.chewnibblenosh.com !

Sauteed Spinach with Garlic

Sauteed Spinach with Garlic

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Popeye taught us to eat our spinach at a young age, but if you were like me, you didn't start appreciating spinach until you were older. As a child I hated it and refused to eat it; now I love it. Spinach is one of my favorite side dishes because it is…

Catholic Fundraiser Pickles

Catholic Fundraiser Pickles

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This recipe was given to me by a co-worker who tells me that a Catholic church in Florence, South Carolina makes them as a fundraiser. She brought a jar to a party at work and they were a big hit...surprisingly yummy.

Relish Salad

Relish Salad

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this is one of my husband's aunt's recipes that she gave us when we got married. It's good for entertaining.

Sour Cream Cucumbers

Sour Cream Cucumbers

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One of the all time favorites I make at work for the residents is sour cream cucumbers. It's good served with bbq chicken and a vegetable.

Pierre's Fast and Simple Couscous Salad

Pierre's Fast and Simple Couscous Salad

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Don't you like a quick and easy recipe? Throwing everything in the blender? And make a big batch that's even better the next day? I got this couscous recipe from my mom. It's a great summer cold dish that can be served as a main or a side. At home we cal…

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